Cardiac tamponade in lung cancer.


Neoplastic cardiac tamponade is extraordinary and dramatic as an initial presentation of cancer and not so unusual as a late complication. Five clinically and microscopically confirmed cases of cardiac tamponade as the first manifestation of pulmonary adenocarcinoma are reported along with a review of pertinent literature.

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@article{Gilkey1985CardiacTI, title={Cardiac tamponade in lung cancer.}, author={Susan Gilkey and Cesar V. Reyes}, journal={Journal of surgical oncology}, year={1985}, volume={28 4}, pages={301-3} }